Hanover, Pennsylvania Population 2020

15,785
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Hanover is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 15,785, it is the 35th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2241st largest city in the United States. Hanover is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually and its population has increased by 3.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,289 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Hanover has a population density of 4,270 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hanover is $64,044 with a poverty rate of 12.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $843 per month, and the median house value is $155,300. The median age in Hanover is 40.1 years, 37.8 years for males, and 43 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.5 males.

Hanover Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hanover was:

  • White: 92.63%
  • Two or more races: 2.20%
  • Other race: 1.93%
  • Black or African American: 1.50%
  • Asian: 1.22%
  • Native American: 0.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hanover, Pennsylvania is 15,785, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,653.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,289.

Hanover, Pennsylvania Population 2020

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020450,2691,2110.27%
2019449,0581,2110.27%
2018447,8472,3630.53%
2017445,4841,7910.40%
2016443,6931,9520.44%
2015441,7411,2660.29%
2014440,4751,5430.35%
2013438,9321,4660.33%
2012437,4667650.17%
2011436,7011,2880.29%
2010435,4130.00%

Hanover Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,45992.63%
Two or More Races3442.20%
Some Other Race3011.93%
Black or African American2341.50%
Asian1901.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native810.52%
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Hanover Population by Race

Hanover Population Pyramid 2020

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Hanover Median Age

40.1


Total

37.8


Male

43


Female

Hanover Adults

There are 12,230 adults, (3,168 of whom are seniors) in Hanover.

Hanover Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Hanover Sex Ratio

Female

8,416

53.92%

Male

7,193

46.08%

Hanover Population by Age

Hanover Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hanover Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.1%21.9%
All55.9%44.1%
Male44.5%55.5%
Non Family43.2%56.8%
Female30.1%69.9%

55.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hanover Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8582.2555.9
Non Family2,9241.1943.2
Married2,8132.9778.1
Female8743.1830.1
Male2473.344.5

2.93

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Hanover Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3302.95%
9th to 12th Grade1,23511.05%
High School Graduate4,59841.14%
Some College2,06318.46%
Associates Degree7746.93%
Bachelors Degree1,41212.63%
Graduate Degree7646.84%
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Hanover Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hanover Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,1458,8122,078
Hispanic62439216
Black149149
Multiple Races14814835
Asian13713763
Other Race123105
Native American81

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.99%.

Hanover Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,029$43,523$27,124
Less Than High School$24,597$31,809$18,906
High School Grad$30,760$37,213$24,725
Some College$36,489$53,972$24,939
Bachelors Degree$50,579$62,474$41,591
Graduate Degree$52,727$55,885$48,813

$35,029

Average Earnings

$43,523

Average Male

$27,124

Average Female

Hanover Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hanover Language by Age

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Hanover Language

92.81% of Hanover residents speak only English, while 7.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.65% of the population.

Hanover Language

Hanover Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,4151,69612.64%
Hispanic1,2301179.51%
Multiple3448825.58%
Black2205926.82%

12.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.71%

Male Poverty Rate

15.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hanover

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hanover is Black, with 26.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hanover is Hispanic, with 9.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.88%.

Hanover Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.18%
High School14.41%
Some College5.23%
Bachelors or Greater1.43%

Hanover Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.55%
Male Unemployed32.41%
Female Employed6.84%
Male Employed4.33%

Hanover Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hanover Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,909$64,044
Families$62,379$76,043
Married Families$74,738-
Non Families$31,310$45,111
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Income by Household Type

Hanover Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hanover Married by Age and Sex

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Hanover Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hanover Marital Status by Race

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Hanover Marital Status

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1,177

Number of Veterans

1,123

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam368
First Gulf War308
Second Gulf War163
Korea137
World War II66

Hanover Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74343
75+303
35 to 54267
55 to 64205
18 to 3459

Hanover Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1289.83%
2 or More2616.56%
Black2314.02%
Hispanic162.15%

Hanover Veterans by Race

Hanover Veterans by Education

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4.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hanover Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hanover Employment by Age

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Hanover Employment by Race

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Hanover Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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63.54%

Born in Pennsylvania

96.27%

Native Born

3.73%

Foreign Born

2.17%

Non Citizen

1.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.27% of Hanover residents were born in the United States, with 63.54% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hanover Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202015,785660.42%
201915,719660.42%
201815,653600.38%
201715,59380.05%
201615,5851050.68%
201515,480170.11%
201415,4631030.67%
201315,360190.12%
201215,341170.11%
201115,324300.20%
201015,2947590.51%
200014,5351360.09%
199014,399-491-0.33%
198014,890-733-0.48%
197015,623850.05%
196015,5381,4901.01%
195014,0489720.72%
194013,0761,2711.03%
193011,8053,1413.14%
19208,6641,6072.07%
19107,0571,7552.90%
19005,3021,5563.54%
18903,7460.00%

Hanover Population by Year